Community Mental Health Clinician (Care Coordinator)

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                                                                                                                                                                                   Community Mental Health Clinician (Care Coordinator)
Employment Type: Temporary Full Time up to June 2020
Position Classification: Registered Nurse, Psychologist, Occupational Therapist OR Social Worker Level 1/2
Hours Per Week: 38
Requisition ID: REQ107179

An exciting opportunity to join Sydney Local Health District!

Come and join our award winning team at the Marrickville Mental Health CORE team. We are an enthusiastic multidisciplinary team whom provide care coordination to a diverse range of mental health consumers within the local catchment area.

Your new role...

The Community Mental Health / Core Team  model of care states:

The “Community Mental Health Team” (Core Team) is the mainstay of the community mental health system. Core Teams and provide a range of clinical services including intake, assessment, consultation, treatment and care coordination. Care coordination is the main component of this model of care and includes extended care coordination, targeted packages of care and short term care coordination.

Consumers under the care of Core Teams will either have:
1. Short term interventions and may be discharged or referred back to their GPs or other treatment providers after a period of weeks or months
2. A period of treatment as recommended by evidence based practices.
3. Ongoing care and monitoring for prolonged periods

The clinician will practice in keeping with the standardised Sydney LHD position description for the profession in addition to this position description.

To Be Considered For This Role You Must Have:

Unrestricted NSW Driver’s Licence (P2 licence acceptable).

The ideal candidate will have...

    1. Recognised tertiary qualifications appropriate to profession. Full registration and eligibility for membership to professional association, as appropriate.
    2. Demonstrated competencies to provide contemporary mental health practice. Understanding of and commitment to recovery oriented services and consumer involvement in service provision.
    3. Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a multidisciplinary team. Demonstrated ability to develop and maintain effective relationships with GPs, Service partners and external providers. Demonstrated effective work practices including time management, written and verbal communication skills.


What you will get in return...

You can be part of a high performing and supportive team with opportunity for Salary Packaging.

SLHD is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and people with disability are encouraged to apply for all internal and externally advertised positions. If you require assistance, please advise the contact person at the time of your application.


For further details on the role, please view the  Position Description 

For enquiries, please contact Alison Long on 


If you think this role is for you, then please address the selection criteria and submit your resume by the closing date.

Applications Close: 28 August 2019 









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Phone: +61 2 9391 9000

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14 August 2019
Location: Australia New South Wales Marrickville
Work type:
Full time
Healthcare and Medical
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